News and Announcements

Pediatric Anesthesia – Refresher Conference 2015
For Anesthesiologists with interest in Pediatric Anesthesia Accredited by the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons and AACME. Accredited PALS course will be offered on April 17th, 2015 Accredited for General Practitioners For event and registration information please contact: Zena Davidson at or 604.834.9362 For further detail please download the brochure Location: Chan Centre […] (January 29, 2015 @6:01 pm)

APT – Winter 2014/2015 Newsletter
The 2014 Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics winter newsletter is here! In this issue: Faculty Development Day Research Successes Awards and Kudos Seasonal Celebrations Download the newsletter here (December 22, 2014 @11:50 am)

CIPC 2015: Canadian Interventional Pain Course
CIPC 2015: CANADIAN INTERVENTIONAL PAIN COURSE MARCH 27 – 28, 2015, Vancouver, BC Sutton Place Hotel (Mar 27) UBC Life Sciences Institute (Mar 28) Target Audience: Family Physicians, Anaesthesiologists, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians, Psychiatrists, Physiatrists, Rheumatologists, Sports Medicine Physicians Course objective: Develop and discuss a diagnostic approach of therapeutic interventions for common lumbar spine […] (December 4, 2014 @12:05 pm)

Whistler Anesthesiology Summit *Registration Now Open*
REGISTRATION IS OPEN! 2015 UBC Whistler Anesthesiology Summit Thursday, February 26 – Sunday, March 1, 2015 The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa   FEATURING INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SPEAKERS: • Dr. Robert K. Stoelting, MD, President, Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation, Indianapolis, Indiana • Prof. Michael Mythen, Smith Medical Professor of Anaesthesia and Critical Care, University College London […] (October 23, 2014 @4:26 pm)

2014 – APT – First Annual Faculty Development Retreat
APT – First Annual Faculty Development Retreat View brochure here   The Arbutus Club 2001 Nanton Avenue Vancouver, BC Please RSVP to by Monday November 10, 2014   (October 20, 2014 @8:21 am)

Fall 2014 – APT Newsletter
The Fall 2014 Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics departmental newsletter is here! In this issue: Upcoming events APT Christmas party information Research Day Awards Night Our Graduates Strategic Engagement Follow-on Download your copy here   (October 16, 2014 @9:46 am)

2015 Toronto Anesthesia Symposium *Save the Date*
Toronto Anesthesia Symposium SGAs and Videolaryngoscopes: Is That All We Need? April 18 – 19, 2015 Chestnut Conference Centre | Toronto, Ontario Conference Speakers Include: Lauren Berkow, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore: “What’s New in the ASA Difficult AW Guidelines?” Sim Jagannathan, Northwestern University, Chicago “State of the Art in Pediatric Airway Management” Paul […] (October 6, 2014 @2:17 pm)

Inaugural Dr. Jean Templeton Hugill Visiting Professor Lecture
The UBC Faculty of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics is proud to announce The Inaugural Dr. Jean Templeton Hugill Visiting Professor Lecture “A Tale of Three Grey Hairs: Initiating, developing and sustaining a career as a research scientist” Dr. Hemal H. Patel Associate Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology and Pharmacology University of California, San Diego […] (October 7, 2014 @2:13 pm)

6th NWAC World Anesthesia Convention, Vancouver
Save the date! – 6th NWAC World Anesthesia Convention – 2015 April 29-May 2 2015 The World Anesthesia Conference: Networking (NWAC) is coming to Canada finally and Vancouver is THE place! Hope that many of you can attend   More information: Poster Brochure (July 30, 2014 @11:21 am)

2014 APT Research Day – Awards
  Congratulations to all the award recipients at the APT 8th annual research day! 1st Place – Anesthesia Oral Presentation: Sarah Sunderland 2nd Place – Anesthesia Oral Presentation: Ilana Sebbag 1st Place – Pharmacology & Therapeutics Oral Presentation: Hyun-Kyoung Koo 2nd Place – Pharmacology & Therapeutics Oral Presentation: Stephanie Sellers 1st Place – Anesthesia Poster […] (June 27, 2014 @9:20 am)